Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-7

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Yesterday I told you about Ajnata-Kaundinya, one of the five earliest disciples of Buddha. As I told you, when Buddha gave up the practice of asceticism, they continued practicing asceticism at the Deer Park. After Buddha attained enlightenment, he came to the Deer Park. At that time he told them about the four noble truths, dana-prajna-paramita, and shila-prajna-paramita. Instead of saying you will attain enlightenment if you practice shila-paramita, he said you will have a good future life. This ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).

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